The frontrunners for their parties’ nominations are the most unpopular figures in American politics.
In the 2020 election, voters rejected Trump but not necessarily Trumpism.
Raising interest rates is a notoriously blunt tool – and Democrats do not tolerate recessions.
It is with Trump that Hofstadter’s paranoid style became most visible and powerful.
Most Republicans no longer have confidence in scientific knowledge; GOP confidence in science has declined by an eye-popping 27 points.
The party is now in the process of carrying out purges of heretics who do not worship Trump or accept all the tenets of MAGA.
Charles Dickens might have written about the first week of November for President Biden and the Democrats.
Polling has a dirty little secret: Polls don’t measure intensity of opinion very well.